Anju Panta (अन्जु पन्त) is a Nepalese playback singer. Having lent her voice to popular numbers like the title song of timile parai thane pani , timrai lagi jiune gardathe, Ma Timi Bina Marihaalchhu, Bhun bhun bolyo bhamara of Saput, Dil yo mero dil in Kismat, and Sustari sustari mannma for Darr, Anju has sung for 18 films and more than 100 Nepali melodious songs both in duets and solos. Her song Na binse timilai na paen timilai (न बिर्सें तिमीलाई न पाएँ तिमीलाई) is considered one of the best songs of her career.
Life and career
Anju Panta was born to Bishnu Bishwakarma and Mana Maya bishwakarma in 1977. She sang a bhajan Manuwa manmai yogi banau. In 1998, Anju competed for the Nationwide Modern Song Competition organized by Radio Nepal and won. It was then she realized that she could truly aim to becoming a professional singer. She did many stage shows, and first noticed by the song “Kampan”, a remake of original Nepali hits. Her vocal scale, projection and pronunciation in the songs of Kampan received accolades even from music critics. Her dulcet voice in the remake of songs like, Maitighar and Reli Khola bagara remained at the top of the chart for many weeks in different countdowns. The song Kina udyo pankhi mana from the film Bagar became her career launcher in Nepali silver screen.
In the year 2002 She got married to Manoj Raj Siwakoti, Monaj is also very popular modern and classical singer of Nepal, acrobatic voice.They have a daughter too. Now they are not together, they split up few year before .